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Canton Chinese Restaurant & Takeaway

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East Reach, Taunton, England
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6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Description: fantastic food, great service lovely receptionist...very efficient and the...
fantastic food, great service lovely receptionist...very efficient and the best chinese food in Taunton! Restaurant recently refurbished... really lovely surroundings
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
There is no resturant with this takeaway any longer

There's a orient buffet next door now owned by Indians the takeaway is Chinese and they are new owners the lady at front is called daisy and was very helpful in my dietary needs the food was very hot and plenty of meat was in the dishes will be going again

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 2, 2015
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

There's a orient buffet next door now owned by Indians the takeaway is Chinese and they are new owners the lady at front is called daisy and was very helpful in my dietary needs the food was very hot and plenty of meat was in the dishes will be going again

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

When visiting family in Taunton we opted to visit the Canton restaurant. We had assumed with a name like the Canton they would serve a full Chinese menu. Just how wrong could we be. The restaurant had changed name and the majority of food served is Indian. We decided to find a restaurant which lived up to its name, as... More 

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Taunton, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This place has changed hands and I tried it this past Sunday. The food was ready when I arrived and was still hot when I arrived back home. I had the beef with ginger and spring onions on egg fried rice. The dish was perfectly cooked and tasted of just the right amount of ginger. The Won Ton Soup was... More 

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Letterkenny, Ireland
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24 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Omg this is the best Chinese in taunton hands down!! Every time I get a chicken or beef curry and ask for it extra hot and spicy and let me tell u it's sum kick!:) beautiful delicious food at satisfying prices! 5 out of 5

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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51 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Takeaway menu is very expensive....curries do not come with rice or chips included like other places and curry alone more expensive than everywhere else. Chicken very rubbery. The restaurant however is better but still expensive.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

We stopped on impulse for New Years Eve. Very good food. Only one criticism, the food did not stay hot enough without hot plates on the table!

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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013 via mobile

Very pleasant welcome and we were served by a very helpful and friendly waitress called Jordan. Food was excellent, cooked well and very tasty. Only negative is there isn't much atmosphere however food and staff make up for it.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

Very warm friendly service on an unappealing wet post bank holiday evening. The food was very good with duck very enjoyable and well presented. The main courses were good portions and represented good value. We visited with our children who enjoyed the food.

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Taunton
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63 reviews 63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

Really good to see that this restaurant is back to its best. We used to used this restaurant regularly but the last few years its been a little hit and miss. But today the restaurant was nearly full, the food was fresh and well cooked, and the waiting staff helpful and efficient. All in all our family enjoyed an excellent... More 

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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53 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

I visited this restaurant with my son having just returned from a trip to Hong Kong. Without doubt the food was as good as anything I have eaten in 'westernised' Chinese restaurants - good quality ingredients, well cooked and served by very friendly and attentive staff. A good wine list offers reasonable wines at a fair price but they do... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: East Reach, Taunton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Taunton

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

Description

fantastic food, great service lovely receptionist...very efficient and the best chinese food in Taunton! Restaurant recently refurbished... really lovely surroundings
Open Hours
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?